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addle - make or become confused; muddle; drive crazy; become rotten (egg)
unprecedented - having no previous example; novel; unparalleled
gregarious - sociable; (of an animal) tending to form a group
impious - irreverent
metaphor - implied comparison; CF. simile
glut - overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply
distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew
accommodate - oblige or help someone; adjust or bring into harmony; adapt; make enough space for; ADJ. accommodative; CF. accomodating: helpful and obliging
atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
decant - pour off gently (wine or liquid)